An Administrative Assistant in Red Deer, Alberta earns an average wage of C$17.66 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Oral / Verbal Communication, Scheduling, Filing, Accounting, and Accounts Payable.

C$27,483 - C$53,023
C$27K
C$41K
C$53K
MEDIAN: C$40,672
10%
50%
90%
C$13.18 - C$24.12
C$13
C$18
C$24
MEDIAN: C$17.59
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$53K
Salary C$27,483 - C$53,023
Bonus C$2,700
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$27,631 - C$50,542
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 30
Hourly Data C$0C$44
Hourly Rate C$13.18 - C$24.12
Overtime C$27.75
Annual Data C$0C$50K
Bonus C$2,700
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$27,631 - C$50,542
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

Job Description for Administrative Assistant

Administrative assistants are employed in a very wide range of fields and provides various types administrative assistance to employees. Depending on the workload, they may be trusted with carrying out tasks for one or many individuals within a department, and cross-department work is sometimes necessary. The tasks they perform vary greatly depending on who they assist; when working for individuals, tasks may be personal in nature, such as running errands and fulfilling tasks as they are assigned.

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Administrative Assistant Tasks

  • Schedule travel, appointments and meetings.
  • Coordinate space and office organization; maintaining paper and electronic files.
  • Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests.
  • Type correspondence, compile data for expense and statistical reports.

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Pay by Experience Level for Administrative Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Administrative Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Administrative Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$36,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Administrative Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$40,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$40,000 based on 8 salaries. An Administrative Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Administrative Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲12%

▲3%

▲3%

National Average
C$39,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Administrative Assistant Salaries

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲31%

Scheduling
▲16%

Filing
▲11%

Accounts Payable
▲8%

Accounting
▲8%

Accounts Receivable
▲7%

Office Administration
▲6%

Microsoft Excel
▲5%

Organizational Development
▲4%

Microsoft Office
▲4%

Organizing
▲3%

▲1%

Customer Relations
▼0%

National Average
C$39,000

Administration
▼7%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 28%